Pregnant Week 42 | Soon to meet your baby

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    Pregnant Week 42 | Soon to meet your baby

    Verified by

    Maria Midstam

    Midwife

    I den här artikeln kommer du kunna läsa om allt som rör att vara gravid i vecka 42. Här får du information om bebisens utveckling, hur mammans kropp förändras och tipsen du kan behöva på resans gång.

    Bebis: Färdigutvecklad!

    Nu när du är gravid i vecka 42 är fostret fullt färdigutvecklat! Att förlossningen ännu inte har satts igång betyder inte att det är en överburen graviditet. En graviditet räknas nämligen som överburen först från och med 42+0 veckor. Om du inte har fött innan vecka 42+0 kommer du som senast att sättas igång då.

    Here are 7 sure signs that you are in labour!

    Mamma: Gravid i vecka 42

    Nu har ditt beräknade förlossningsdatum passerat och det kan vara frustrerande att förlossningen ännu inte har satts igång. Genom att vara gravid länge hinner din kropp mogna, din livmodertapp blir mjuk och hormonet relaxin mjukar upp dina bäckenfogar ytterligare. Alla dessa förberedelser är fördelar som kan komma att underlätta din förlossning.

    Från vecka 40 kommer du att träffa din barnmorska varje vecka för att göra de vanliga kontrollerna samt få information om en eventuell igångsättning.

    Här kan du läsa om vecka 41.

    I den här artikeln kan du läsas om igångsättning (induktion) av förlossning.

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